ICC World Twenty20, 2007/08 / Commentary

ICC World Twenty20 - 12th match, Group A

South Africa v Bangladesh

South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

3.6

Ntini to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, short of a length, thudded in on leg stump from wide of the crease, Shakib gets a glove on it and glances it fine past the keeper who dives to his right

Bangladesh 54/3   Shakib Al Hasan 4* (1b 1x4)

4.4

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, good length on off and middle, inside edge on the pads

4.5

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, glided off the open face to point, misfield results in a run

Bangladesh 60/4   Shakib Al Hasan 5* (3b 1x4)

5.1

van der Wath to Shakib Al Hasan, 2 runs, outside off and cut away confidently past point, the fielder at the deep runs across and saves a run or two

5.2

van der Wath to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, good length on the corridor outside off, pushes towards point

5.3

van der Wath to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, deftly played down with soft hands to the off side, Shakib calls, sets off and makes his ground, the throw at the nonstrikers was too wide

5.6

van der Wath to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, short of a length and just a touch wide, Shakib slashes at it and the outside edge flies past gully and towards third man

Bangladesh 65/4   Shakib Al Hasan 9* (7b 1x4)

6.1

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, swing and a miss outside the off stump, risky stroke, foot nowhere near the pitch of the ball

6.2

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, just a touch too wide, allows Shakib to stretch his arm out and slash over point and cover

6.3

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, FOUR, fullish outside off from round the wicket, Shakib plays a conventional square drive along the lush green turf

6.4

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, good length on off stump, Shakib gets forward and nudges it with soft hands to the off side, takes a quick single

6.6

M Morkel to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 run, glided off an open face to third man

Bangladesh 76/4   Shakib Al Hasan 19* (12b 3x4)

7.1

van der Wath to Shakib Al Hasan, 1 wide, raw pace and bounce, van der Wath thuds it in on middle and leg, catches Shakib by surprise, the umpire wasnt too impressed, calls it a wide

7.1

van der Wath to Shakib Al Hasan, no run, pushed towards mid on

7.2

van der Wath to Shakib Al Hasan, OUT, superb stuff from JP Duminy! Shakib pushes it to mid-off with soft hands, sets off for a run, Duminy gathers the ball, flings himself forward and flicks it mid-air to the stumps at the non strikers end, Shakib dives but he's a couple of yards too short

Shakib Al Hasan run out 19 (22m 14b 3x4 0x6) SR: 135.71

Bangladesh 77/5   Shakib Al Hasan 19 (14b 3x4)
Tournament Results
India v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Sep 24, 2007
India won by 5 runs
Australia v India at Durban - Sep 22, 2007
India won by 15 runs
New Zealand v Pakistan at Cape Town - Sep 22, 2007
Pakistan won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
South Africa v India at Durban - Sep 20, 2007
India won by 37 runs
Bangladesh v Pakistan at Cape Town - Sep 20, 2007
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Cape Town - Sep 20, 2007
Australia won by 10 wickets (with 58 balls remaining)
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Photos

Sep 15, 2007

Morne Morkel player portrait, South Africa v Bangladesh, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 15, 2007

Morne Morkel player portrait

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Sep 15, 2007

Justin Kemp step outs and hits a boundary through the off side, South Africa v Bangladesh, Group A, ICC World Twenty20, Cape Town, September 15, 2007

Justin Kemp step outs and hits a boundary through the off side

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